11 Popcorn Recipes Just in Time for National Popcorn Day

January 19 is National Popcorn Day. I'm not sure who created or when they founded or why National Popcorn Day exists, but it does. And, it's a great National Day to have since everyone LOVES popcorn! {Did you know there's a National Day of Something for everything?} Whether you're at the movies or watching a movie at home, at the ballgame or throwing a birthday party, popcorn is a food that everyone is sure to enjoy. I've found 11 popcorn recipes that are sweet, salty, savory and all those combined. You're bound to find one that POPS out at you! Sriracha Caramel Popcorn - The sriracha craze seems to be right up there with the bacon craze. People are putting sriracha on everything, and on the most unexpected foods. I'm guessing this combination of sweet and heat will be so … [Read more...]

Bacon Blue Cheese Dip

It’s party season and there’s lots of reasons to celebrate.  I love discovering something new to share with guests or take along to a gathering that is not predictable party fare. This is one you should try– Bacon Blue Cheese Dip.  Easy and different. Here’s the bonus – although this dip is terrific with potato chips, it is also a winner with slices of apples, celery sticks, carrots, and grapes – I highly recommend you offer those choices to your guests. Ingredients 8 slices of bacon – chopped 3 cloves of garlic – minced 2  8oz packages of cream cheese - softened 1/3 cup milk 3 green onions chopped 1/3 cup chopped walnuts - toasted 1/4 cup crumbled blue cheese [sc:adsense ] Instructions Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Cook bacon in a skillet on stove top … [Read more...]